Leadership Centre

Supporting leadership capacity building within Ontario.

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Enhancing leadership competencies, facilitating thoughtful discussion and examination of leadership issues for public health professionals.

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Community Food Advisor

Promoting safe and nutritious food selection, preparation and storage practices.

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Community Food Advisors work in their community to improve and promote safe and healthy food selection, preparation, and storage practices.

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Public Health and You

Your questions about public health answered...all in one place.

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Learn about why public health plays a vital role in ensuring the health of communities across Ontario!

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Ontario Public Health Association

Committed to improving the health of Ontarians.

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Since 1949, OPHA has served as a catalyst for development in the Public Health sector.

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Nutrition Resource Centre

Credible public health nutrition at your fingertips.

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Strengthening the capacity of health professionals across all care settings and in all communities across Ontario.

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"News in Brief" for May 01, 2019

Death by diet: the race to transform the world's bad food habits

After decades of concentrating on how to feed an expanding global population, political leaders are realizing that nutrition - not hunger - is the new frontier, and the focus is shifting from providing enough food to food that is good.

Is seaweed healthy? Here's what experts say

Miho Hatanaka, a Japanese-born registered dietitian based in Oregon, says the sea vegetable is worth getting to know.

My unexpected (but totally worth the wait) journey from diet-obsessed to body positive
The Spec

Akanksha Singh explains how sometimes the journey to self-love takes a while.

Are buyers willing to forgo quality in locally grown produce?

Researchers from Cornell and the University of California, Davis, tested whether buyers would accept local, East Coast broccoli varieties, which have slightly different quality characteristics than California-grown broccoli.